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CITY ADMINISTRATOR

 

Reports to Mayor and 6-member Assembly elected at-large.  Services include Fire, Police, Electric generation & distribution, Public Works, Planning, Assessing, Water, Wastewater, Harbors, Library, Parks & Recreation, Airport and Industrial Park.   Bachelor’s Degree in Public Administration, Business Administration or a closely related field; extensive experience in a senior management position, preferably with government is desired.  The ideal candidate is an open, results-oriented team builder who is accessible and understands the political dynamics facing a small city; a creative, flexible problem solver who communicates well and has strong budget skills.  

 

Applications, supplemental questions, resumes and cover letters will only be accepted electronically.  To apply online, go to www.prothman.com  and click on "submit your application" and follow the directions provided.  Resumes, cover letters and supplemental questions can be uploaded once you have logged in.   

 

 

 

 

LEGAL ASSISTANT

 

City and Borough of Sitka is establishing a hiring list for full-time Legal Assistant.  $23.37 to 27.77/hr DOE.  Performs administrative and secretarial support to the Municipal Attorney including office administration and case management services for the City and Borough’s legal functions and activities.  Graduation from high school or possession of a GED, an Associate’s Degree or equivalent in Office Management, paralegal studies or a related field preferred; and considerable related office experience, preferably within a legal environment; or any equivalent combination of experience, education and training which provides the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to perform the work. 

 

Application and job description available at link below.  Call 747-1816 or hr@cityofsitka.org with any questions.  First review on July 5, 2017. EOE.

Legal Assistant Job Description

Job Application

 

 

 

 

JAIL OFFICER

 

Sitka Police Department is establishing a hiring list.  Full-time, benefited inlcuding100% employer-paid health benefits (medical, dental and vision) for employee and dependents, starting wage: $19.78/hr.  Maintains security within the jail facilities, performs related work as required.   Mandatory shift work including nights, weekends, holidays; and overtime both scheduled and emergency.  Applicants must be at least 18 years of age.  Selection process includes a background check and ability to type a minimum of 30 WPM, high school diploma or GED; some related public safety experience or any equivalent combination of education, work experience and training to provide the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to perform jail officer duties.  

 

Return completed application and proof of typing speed to the City and Borough Utilities Office or Human Resources.  Call 747-1816 or hr@cityofsitka.org with any questions.  Application deadline Friday, July 14, 2017.  EOE

 

Jail Officer Job Description

Job Application

 

 

 

 

LIBRARY DIRECTOR – Sitka Public Library

 

$62,027.20 to $72,550.40 or DOE.  City and Borough of Sitka is seeking a dynamic and experienced Library Director to supervise staff and operations of its Library.   The position reports to the City Administrator and exercises supervision over support staff positions.

 

The successful candidate will have a passion, and strategic vision for library services. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: supervision of all library services and staff, collection development, programming, implementation of library technologies, budgeting, community relations, initiation and coordination of grants and assisting in long-range planning.  It may include some evening and weekend hours.

 

Completion of a Master’s degree program at an American Library Association accredited college or university with major course work in Library Science; two years experience as a professional librarian in a municipal, academic, special, or school library. The position offers a competitive salary plus a comprehensive benefit package. Application and job description are available at links below or call (907) 747-1816

 

First review of applications July 10, 2017.   Interviews starting the week of July 17, 2017.  EOE

 

Library Director Job Description

Job Application

 

 

 

DISPATCH AND RECORDS CLERK

 

Sitka Police Department is establishing a hiring list for Dispatch/Records Clerk.  Full-time, benefited including 100% employer-paid health benefits (medical, dental and vision) for employee and dependents, starting wage: $19.78 per hour.  Perform a variety of routine clerical, administrative, and technical work in receiving and dispatching routine and emergency information.  Knowledge of or ability to learn office practices and procedures and the use of office equipment and multi-line telephone system and multi-channel two-way radio. Knowledge of or ability to learn procedures and precedents for collecting, summarizing, and relating data which is highly confidential and/or sensitive. Ability to maintain confidentiality of information. Ability to learn access procedures and use of a variety of databases. The ability to deal effectively with persons of varied backgrounds. Must possess the ability to perform several tasks at once and deal effectively with high stress situations.  Must be at least 18 years of age with no serious criminal record, high school diploma or GED, ability to type 35 WPM. Selection process includes testing and background check. 

 

On-site view of job specifications can be scheduled by contacting Lyn at 747-3245.  Return completed applications and proof of typing speed to Human Resources or Utilities Office.  Call 747-1816 or email hr@cityofsitka.org with any questions. Open until filled.   EOE.

 

Dispatch and Records Clerk Job Description

Dispatch and Records Clerk Application

 

 

 

SITKA POLICE DEPARTMENT - POLICE OFFICER

 

Sitka Police Department is establishing a hiring list for Police Officer.  Full-time, starting wage: $27.11 per hour/lateral transfers DOE.  Benefits include accrued paid time off; 12 paid holidays; uniforms and equipment (excluding boots); 100% employer-paid health benefits (medical, dental and vision) for employee and dependents and PERS and SBS retirement plans.  Preference given to applicants with current certification as police officer.  Mandatory 12-hour shift work include nights, weekends, holidays and overtime, both scheduled and emergency with 4 days on/3 days off, 3 days on/4 days off.  Police Application Form and Job Description below.  

 

Must be at least 21 years of age, able to pass an extensive background check, high school diploma or GED, in possession of a driver’s license, and meet minimum standards of Alaska Police Standards Council for Police Officers.  Return completed applications to Human Resources, 100 Lincoln Street, Sitka AK 99835 or by fax (907) 747-1846 or email hr@cityofsitka.org.  Call (907) 747-1816 with any questions.  Application reviews on the 2nd and 16th of each month.  Open until filled.   EOE.

 

Police Officer Job Description

F-3 Application Form for Police Officers

 

 

 

For all positions, send or fax completed applications, resumes and references to:

The City and Borough of Sitka
Attn: Human Resources
100 Lincoln Street
Sitka, AK 99835
Human Resources: (907) 747-1816 Fax: (907) 747-1846
Email hr@cityofsitka.org with any questions.

The City and Borough of Sitka is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

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APPLICATIONS:

F-3 Application for Police Officer

Dispatch and Records Clerk Application - Police Department

All other CBS Employment Application